Govt appoints Ghulam Nabi Memon as new IGP Sindh – Pakistan


The federal authorities on Sunday appointed Ghulam Nabi Memon as Inspector General of Police Sindh for the second time.

Memon, a BS-21 officer of police service of Pakistan, was serving as State Life Insurance Corporation govt director till now.

A notification, a duplicate of which is obtainable with, issued by the cupboard secretariat workplace, mentioned: “With the approval of the federal authorities, Mr Ghulam Nabi Memon […] is transferred and publish as Provincial Police Officer (PPO), Govt. of Sindh, underneath Section 10 of the Civil Servants Act, 1973, with rapid impact and till additional orders.”

Memon comes with huge policing expertise and likewise served on the UN Mission in Bosnia and as the Pakistan High Commission within the United Kingdom.

It is the second time he has been appointed as the provincial police chief.

He was appointed as the IGP Sindh in 2022 and was eliminated by the caretaker arrange, which appointed Riffat Mukhtar Raja as the IGP.

Memon had additionally served as Additional IGP Karachi twice between 2019 and 2022. He additionally served as an Additional IGP Special Branch.

He joined the police pressure within the early Nineteen Nineties and served in numerous districts of Punjab and Sindh.

He additionally served within the Intelligence Bureau as a director in Karachi between 2006 and 2008 after which as Joint Director IB Sindh twice between 2011 to 2016.

He was awarded Sitara-i-Shujahat and Tamgha-i-Imtiaz by the federal government over his skilled achievements.

Sindh authorities had beneficial his identify as IGP Sindh to the federal authorities on March 4.

Following the unexplained delay in his appointment, Sindh Home Minister Ziaul Hasan Lanjar had publicly criticised the federal authorities.

The minister had said that such an perspective of the centre was towards the violation of the settlement between the coalition events.

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